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What does a Fuel Pump do?

The fuel pump is part of the engine's fuel system and serves to supply fuel to the engine for combustion at the level required by the engine. In most cars, the pump is usually located near or in the fuel tank.

What does a fuel pump replacement involve?

  • Mechanic will read the ECU for possible fault codes related to the fuel system.
  • Mechanic will inspect the fuel supply system and the fuel pump.
  • If necessary, the mechanic will replace the fuel pump.
  • Mechanic will advise if any other parts need to be replaced (like the fuel filter).
  • Mechanic will inspect the fuel system again for any leaks and test drive the car.
  • Mechanic will make adjustments if necessary.

Can I do an in-tank fuel pump replacement myself?

Unless you are a qualified mechanic with the required skills, training and equipment to do the job, we strongly recommend an in-tank fuel pump replacement is only carried out by a professional mechanic. ClickMechanic can help get you a vetted and local mechanic to carry out the work. Just enter your postcode and your car's registration number at the top of this page and select the work needed to get an instant fixed price up front.

What are the signs that your fuel pump is bad?

  • When the engine runs rough.
  • When the 'Check Engine' light on the car's dashboard is on.
  • When the car has performs unreliably under acceleration.
  • When there is a whizzing noise coming from near the fuel tank.
  • When starting the car is troublesome.
  • When the car leaks fuel.

How long will an in-tank fuel pump replacement take?

On average, in-tank fuel pump replacement times can range from 1 hour to 1.5 hours with an average of around 1 hours. The time that the job takes will depend on a number of factors, like your vehicle's make and model, year, as well as other factors. Select your car at the top of this page for information on job time and cost for your vehicle through ClickMechanic.

How often should I replace a fuel pump?

Over time, due to continuous use, the fuel pump can wear and eventually fail leading to an unstable flow of fuel being directed towards the engine. Depending on whether the car has a mechanical or an electronic fuel pump a number of issues can arise.

Sometimes it can be that the fuel pump does not pump an adequate amount of fuel to the engine, causing the engine to sputter, with the car slowing down and speeding up constantly. Similarly, it can be that the car suddenly surges forward when driving at a constant speed. It usually means that parts of the pump have worn or that its electrical and elements connections let through an irregular current. In other cases a fuel pump can malfunction completely, which means that no fuel is pushed to the engine, as a result the engine will not start or cut out.

That said, problems with the fuel supply are not necessarily always down to the pump, there can be a variety of issues (like a clogged fuel filter).

Should you experience problems with the fuel supply, then it is advisable to have the fuel system and the fuel pump inspected and, if necessary, have the fuel pump replaced. Seeing that the fuel pump is especially prone to wear it should always be replaced as and when stipulated in the guidelines set out by your car's manufacturer.

Can you drive with a bad fuel pump?

If you suspect there is any issue with the fuel pump or there are concerns about its age or condition, book an inspection with a professional mechanic as soon as possible, driving the vehicle may lead to further complications or damage and may leave you stranded if the fuel supply to the engine is impaired.

Is a faulty in-tank fuel pump an MOT failure?

Yes, it can result in an MOT failure as the fuel system is inspected by the MOT tester to check for fuel leaks and secure pipes and hoses.

How much does it cost to fix a diesel pump?

The cost to fix a diesel pump can start from £300 and can go up to over £1000 depending on various factors such make and model of the car, parts required and labour charges. To get an accurate price, simply input your car registration number and postcode on our website and you'll get an instant price for the cost to fix a diesel pump in your area.

Can a high pressure fuel pump be repaired?

Yes, but it depends on the problem. If it is a mechanical problem, it may be possible to repair it. If it is an electrical problem, it can be very challenging to fix and it's best to get it replaced.

How long does a diesel fuel pump last?

Diesel fuel pumps are designed to last a long time and can even last the entire lifetime of the vehicle if they are well-maintained. After about 100,000 miles, depending on the condition of the fuel pump, it may be wise to get it replaced anyway.

Can a fuel pump be repaired?

In rare cases, a fuel pump can be repaired. However, it is often more cost-effective and better for the performance of the vehicle to simply replace the pump.

How many miles do fuel pumps last?

The average fuel pump lasts for about 100,000 miles. However, most vehicles will never need a fuel pump replaced as they are typically designed to last the entire lifetime of the vehicle.

How much does it cost to replace a fuel pump?

An in-tank fuel pump replacement generally costs between £150 and £400 with an average price of £250. Ultimately, the cost of replacing a fuel pump depends on your car and what parts your car's manufacturer recommends using for the replacement. Find out what you could save by having your fuel pump replaced by ClickMechanic by selecting your car below!

Check out the ClickMechanic price for a fuel pump repair, and find out what you would pay at a franchise dealer. We use industry standard data & millions of data points so you know what you should be paying. These estimates may include Injection pump, Fuel pump and/or Fuel lift pump. We have fuel pump repair prices for 50 different manufacturers.

Name ClickMechanic Click Mechanic average Franchise dealer estimate

Alfa Romeo

£627 £606 - £1,020 Get exact price

Audi

£606 £521 - £994 Get exact price

BMW

£601 £504 - £983 Get exact price

Chevrolet

£1135 £1,267 - £1,402 Get exact price

Chrysler

£746 £645 - £806 Get exact price

Citroen

£693 £558 - £1,143 Get exact price

Dacia

£610 £733 - £921 Get exact price

Daewoo

£233 £257 - £445 Get exact price

Daihatsu

£251 £272 - £433 Get exact price

Daimler

£294 £368 - £368 Get exact price

Dodge

£822 £486 - £1,128 Get exact price

DS

£610 £966 - £966 Get exact price

Fiat

£570 £486 - £899 Get exact price

Ford

£725 £649 - £1,180 Get exact price

Honda

£750 £491 - £1,411 Get exact price

Hyundai

£584 £453 - £958 Get exact price

Infiniti

£838 £1,102 - £1,102 Get exact price

Isuzu

£222 £252 - £252 Get exact price

Iveco

£531 £575 - £835 Get exact price

Jaguar

£969 £904 - £1,441 Get exact price

Jeep

£729 £527 - £1,111 Get exact price

Kia

£668 £599 - £1,030 Get exact price

Land Rover

£603 £567 - £1,031 Get exact price

LDV

£732 £880 - £1,147 Get exact price

Lexus

£1258 £1,107 - £2,091 Get exact price

Mazda

£840 £662 - £1,316 Get exact price

Mercedes-Benz

£599 £507 - £1,037 Get exact price

MG

£474 £613 - £691 Get exact price

MINI

£723 £512 - £1,332 Get exact price

Mitsubishi

£1936 £1,783 - £3,295 Get exact price

Mitsubishi Fuso

£1266 £1,605 - £1,605 Get exact price

Nissan

£612 £518 - £983 Get exact price

Perodua

£200 £293 - £293 Get exact price

Peugeot

£665 £624 - £1,089 Get exact price

Peugeot Talbot

£204 £251 - £283 Get exact price

Porsche

£751 £940 - £973 Get exact price

Proton

£335 £333 - £435 Get exact price

Renault

£660 £617 - £988 Get exact price

Rover

£348 £427 - £487 Get exact price

Saab

£641 £606 - £961 Get exact price

SEAT

£557 £466 - £899 Get exact price

Skoda

£600 £386 - £1,044 Get exact price

Smart

£374 £398 - £463 Get exact price

Ssangyong

£993 £1,205 - £1,506 Get exact price

Subaru

£523 £511 - £864 Get exact price

Suzuki

£328 £369 - £491 Get exact price

Toyota

£822 £527 - £1,452 Get exact price

Vauxhall

£548 £438 - £854 Get exact price

Volkswagen

£513 £433 - £735 Get exact price

Volvo

£723 £639 - £1,155 Get exact price

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  • Microcar
  • Metrocab
  • Hummer
  • Reva
  • Asia
  • TVR
  • Ferrari
  • Morgan
  • Buick
  • Lamborghini
  • Pontiac
  • Carbodies
  • Moskvich
  • Bentley
  • Cadillac
  • Ford US
  • Aixam
  • Austin
  • FSO
  • Maybach
  • Rolls-Royce
  • Santana
  • Tata
  • Great Wall
  • Piaggio
  • Aston Martin
  • Lada
  • Lancia
  • Lotus
  • Maserati
  • London Taxi's International

Estimates on repair costs, such as the above results for a fuel pump repair, are created by combining data from multiple third-party sources. The actual cost of using your local repair providers may be outside of the estimated range. We provide estimates on repair costs for information only and accept no liability for any inaccuracies or errors. If you think an estimate is incorrect, please contact us to let us know.

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Recent Fuel Pump repair quotes

These recent quotes were taken from our quote engine which uses third-party industry standard data on repair times, along with a live parts retailer, and a regional labour rate to build an accurate free quote. We are constantly improving our quote engine, so please let us know if a price seems incorrect.

£276.31

Fuel pump (in-tank/lift) replacement

Smart forfour
Coulsdon
£283.10

Fuel pump (in-tank/lift) replacement

Ford Focus
Coulsdon
£626.20

Fuel injection / high pressure pump replacement

Skoda Octavia
Bournemouth
£600.62

Fuel pump (in-tank/lift) replacement

BMW 1 Series
Coulsdon

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